Here's a quick reading comprehension activity for your students. Just have them read and answer the corresponding questions. It's a great, RELEVANT passage that promotes literacy, improves ACT/SAT scores, and generates conversation. This is a wonderful introduction to the chapter or extension to the end of a chapter. Simply delete some multiple choice answers (or all multiple choice answers) to make it a differentiated assignment.
This product comes in WORD format so it can be edited to meet your needs. It includes an answer key.